Tag: space

View of earth from space, featuring aurora lights.

Time-Lapse Trends: space exploration

Following our own news about our continued time-lapse capture for Airbus as they prepare their Mars rover – newly named the ‘Rosalind Franklin’ – we look at other space-themed videos.

Tim Peake stands alongside newly-named Rosalind Franklin rover in Mars simulation environment during naming ceremony ahead of space mission

Time-lapsing Airbus’ Rosalind Franklin rover ahead of Mars mission

We have two camera systems currently in situ at Airbus’ Stevenage base, where the final assembly of the Rosalind Franklin rover is underway. Our very bespoke time-lapse camera set-up is helping to capture the 300kg robotic vehicle ahead of its 2020 launch.

Circular celestial patterns as part of a night sky.

Through Time-Lapse and Space…

Join us in outer space for this blog as we take a closer look at some recent applications of time-lapse which capture the wonders of Earth and its surrounding cosmos.

The moon in the sky

The supermoon – capturing lunar magic on camera

Quite an event on Monday, as the popularly named ‘supermoon’ came into full view across the world. With such a special phenomenon occurring so rarely, we look at how the photography world has capture past lunar spectacles.

Screenshot from Tim Peak's Instagram account

Exploring space with photography

Photography has always played an important part in communicating mankind’s explorations into space.

And with modern technology, these expeditions can be shared with the whole world almost instantly.

Cloudy skies can make great time-lapses

Cameras: a look into the future

Imagine being able to snap a picture of something over 1,000,000 miles away.

Sounds impossible, no? Well, not for NASA. And they are not the only ones doing amazing things with cameras.

Time-lapse video screenshot of a deserted landscape

Space and time-lapse

7 April does seem to be enshrined as a day related to space.

A number of major historical space-related events have taken place on this day down the years.

Exploring the cosmos

On 20 July 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the Moon when Apollo 11 touched down on Earth’s only satellite.
Only another 11 humans have repeated the feat since, but our fascination – as a species – with space has not gone away.